Mojang’s next major release, the trading card game Scrolls will enter open beta on 06/03/13. It will cost $20 and will be available for Mac and PC. It looks like 2013 is the year of digitaltradingcardgames.
Another stellar lineup of indie games for PC, Mac & Linux. From the brutal Hotline Miami, the moving Dear Esther and the meta-game Little Inferno. DRM-Free. A $90 value, but you get to pay what you want and even help charity.
The debut trailer for the tenth (!) installment in the Call of Duty series, Call of Duty: Ghosts sees the United States dethroned from its superpower status following a devastating attack. We just hope that dog doesn’t die.
Keeping track of the serial numbers of software and gadgets can be a pain. That’s where Serial+ comes in. It’s an easy to use app that can store the serial number, length of warranty, pictures and other info about your items.
Door Kickers is an unique, fast-paced real-time strategy game. Control a SWAT team from a 2D top-down perspective and rescue hostages. It has a random mission generator and will also come with a mission editor.
Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection is a two-disc bundle that contains eight games: Metal Gear 1 & 2, MGS 1, 2, 3 & 4, MGS: Peace Walker & MGS: VR Missions. It also comes with two digital graphic novels. A serious bargain.
Do you have access to multiple data connections or Internet providers? Connectify’s Switchboard is a cloud service subscription that lets you gang together multiple Internet connections at once to speed up both downloads and uploads.
Coming this Holiday season, Gran Turismo 6 has new game and physics engines. It will also have all cars and tracks from GT5, plus at least 7 new locations and even more rides. We might also see it ported to mobile devices.
Currently being developed by just two people, the game tentatively called Cube World seeks to combine the voxel graphics and crafting mechanics of Minecraft and the RPG features of games like Monster Hunter and Zelda.
Americans, if you think your President is cool, he’s got nothing on the hero of Saints Row IV: you. You have the power of a superhero, the moves of a pro wrestler and the morals of a maniac. Okay you’ll lead us all to ruin.
Pay what you want for DRM-free copies of four quality adventure and roleplaying games. Available for PC and for the first time Mac and Linux as well. Pay at least $35 and you pre-order Broken Age too. Plus, antioxidants.
Activision presents the next generation of the franchise in Call of Duty: Ghosts, promising an all-new gameplay experience, new story and settings, and new next-generation CoD engine. Oh, and masked warriors. (Thanks Callum!)
Find out a bit about Watch Dogs protagonist Aiden Pearce in the latest gameplay trailer for the visually stunning, open-world action adventure. We sure hope Amazon’s pricing for the PS4 version is just a placeholder.
(NSFW) Grand Theft Auto V’s protagonists. Michael is a middle-aged man who wants to escape his boring life. Franklin is a gangster who wants out. Trevor is a hillbilly drug dealer who, well, we don’t know what he wants.
Among the Sleep is a first-person horror adventure game. You play as a two-year-old who wakes up one night to find himself alone in a surreal world. And his diaper is full. Okay we made that last part up. Gameplay here.
(NSFW: Language) Jodie was born with a powerful entity living inside her. Watch and guide her in her struggles in this interactive thriller from the developer behind Heavy Rain. Starring Ellen Page and Willem Dafoe.
It doesn’t have the uncanny valley graphics of Project CARS, but this online multiplayer racing sim makes up for it with officially sanctioned tournaments, a cutting-edge physics engine and laser-scanned tracks and cars.
(NSFW: Language) A look at the neon-drenched world of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon. The enemy A.I. is awful – or missing altogether – and it seems to have a juvenile sense of humor. On the other hand, it has laser-shooting dragons.
An inventive new game by PC Gamer writer Tom Francis, Gunpoint is a puzzle platformer for the PC. You play as a spy who needs to rewire the electronics in buildings – switches, doors, cameras etc. – to complete missions.
Gameplay footage of Sir, You Are Being Hunted. The game is in first-person, but it values sneaking and hiding more than shooting. It’s seems a bit like DayZ, but with aristocratic killer robots instead of zombies.
Adobe once again shows off the miraculous deblurring tool they previewed a couple of years ago. They’re now calling it Shake Reduction, and it counteracts not just camera shake but also shots taken in low light.